William Wadsworth

William Wadsworth

William Wadsworth has a 44-year association with Hong Kong, and represents the second of three generations of his family with a connection to the South China Morning Post. A former staffer and past member of Britain's Guild of Motoring Writers, Bill has written about cars, arts, property and books for the Post for 15 years. Now retired at 60, he is an avid trailwalker-camper, and studies Asia's meetings and events industry as a hobby.

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5 new eye-catching luxury cars in Hong Kong

Mercedes-Benz’s AMG G 63, the Audi A3 Black Edition, Volkswagen Tiguan, Infiniti QX30 and 3-door MINI Cooper S will not fail to impress motoring fans

28 Jul 2018 - 3:16PM

Mercedes-Benz’s AMG G 63, the Audi A3 Black Edition, Volkswagen Tiguan, Infiniti QX30 and 3-door MINI Cooper S will not fail to impress motoring fans

5 new eye-catching luxury cars in Hong Kong
Mercedes-Benz opens 9-storey brand centre in Chai Wan – Hong Kong’s largest car showroom

The 440,000-square-foot centre offers a one-stop shop for the brand’s owners and has fully-integrated after-sales facilities

20 Jul 2018 - 2:02PM

The 440,000-square-foot centre offers a one-stop shop for the brand’s owners and has fully-integrated after-sales facilities

Mercedes-Benz opens 9-storey brand centre in Chai Wan – Hong Kong’s largest car showroom
When investing in classic cars, consider engineering, design and power
Hong Kong Gold Coast motor show highlights Asia’s best, from priceless classics to supercars

Hong Kong motoring enthusiasts can look forward to a weekend where a Bugatti Chiron makes its debut – along with an Indian prince

3 Jul 2018 - 8:22PM

Hong Kong motoring enthusiasts can look forward to a weekend where a Bugatti Chiron makes its debut – along with an Indian prince

Hong Kong Gold Coast motor show highlights Asia’s best, from priceless classics to supercars
Classic cars gain value as interest from Chinese and millennial investors grows
Review | Book review: Black in China – tales of Chinese racism hint at Sino-African race relations, but fail to show the bigger picture

Author Aaron Vessup’s recollections of his time in places such as Changsha and Beijing inform, occasionally entertain and include practical survival tips, but readers might wish he had paid more attention to larger issues

18 Oct 2017 - 2:46PM

Author Aaron Vessup’s recollections of his time in places such as Changsha and Beijing inform, occasionally entertain and include practical survival tips, but readers might wish he had paid more attention to larger issues

Book review: Black in China – tales of Chinese racism hint at Sino-African race relations, but fail to show the bigger picture
Seven big events for Hong Kong car and bike enthusiasts coming up, from races to shows of classics and the latest models

Over the next six weekends, car and motorbike lovers can look forward to events such as the Macau Grand Prix, Hong Kong ePrix, The Motorcycle Show, Gold Coast Motor Festival and Chater Road Classic Car Show

3 Jul 2018 - 8:22PM

Over the next six weekends, car and motorbike lovers can look forward to events such as the Macau Grand Prix, Hong Kong ePrix, The Motorcycle Show, Gold Coast Motor Festival and Chater Road Classic Car Show

Seven big events for Hong Kong car and bike enthusiasts coming up, from races to shows of classics and the latest models
Rev your engines for these fabulous motoring attractions and events
Head for the great outdoors in these stylish campervans
Prototype 9 reveals why Hong Kong’s Infiniti fans are a bold and demanding bunch
Typhoon Hato teaches Hong Kong’s luxury car owners a lesson in vanity
Five new cars for Hongkongers with more money than sense
Priceless 1954 Maserati wins Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Award in Monterey Car Week
Five cars that steal the shows at Monterey Car Week
Singapore takes the wheel in self-driving car technology
The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class will understand your commands in Cantonese
Whatever happened to baby Peugeots and Fiestas in Hong Kong? Five forgotten cars that are worth a second look
Singapore wows the car world with leading-edge models
Porsche Macan revs Volkswagen Group’s profitability, as Clio and Xtrail lifts Renault Nissan Alliance
Mercedes-Benz expands G-Class horizons with two new styling options for adventurous off roaders and fashionistas
Porsche Panamera hybrid brings Le Mans-winning technology to Hong Kong, as new Audi RS3 is given a once-over by Liverpool’s Ian Rush
Fashion and car worlds mix and match in trend-setting shapes and designs for 2017
Five innovative arrivals: Audi offers luxury comfort, VW extends eGolf’s commuting range and Hyundai’s new i30 yearns for the open road
Five small cars for Hongkongers who can no longer afford electric vehicles
Five cars that help Hong Kong entrepreneurs make the right calls and deliver business
Ferrari dominates engine ‘Oscars’
Five cars that bombard the senses this summer
Mercedes-AMG’s exclusive presentations charm supercar VIPs, and raise automotive branding expectations in Hong Kong
Review | Book review: In the Land of Pagodas – Canton and Hong Kong through the eyes of a 19th century French charmer

Turn-of-the century memoir has been enhanced by co-editorswith detailed footnotes about the author’s vivid accounts of places including colonial Hong Kong and Shanghai with its then-300-strong French community

23 Jun 2017 - 1:59PM

Turn-of-the century memoir has been enhanced by co-editorswith detailed footnotes about the author’s vivid accounts of places including colonial Hong Kong and Shanghai with its then-300-strong French community

Book review: In the Land of Pagodas – Canton and Hong Kong through the eyes of a 19th century French charmer
Hong Kong’s Rotary and Land Rover clubs turn an old truck into a mobile clinic for Mongolia’s poor